Notes from Thursday's Southwest Virginia Workforce Development Board meeting:
1) The board (through its contractor Clinch Valley Community Action)is currently serving 106 displaced workers through our variety of services, 12 of whom are in Lee County.
2) The board (through its contractor People, Inc.) is currently serving 27 youths in Scott and Lee Counties.
Some of the services available include:
Career readiness certificates
Assistance locating child care and transporation
If you are a displaced worker seeking employment, you should contact Margaret McDavid at 276-431-3605 or 276-202-9662.
The Workforce Development Board is here to help you. The Lee County representatives on the Board are Michael James (276-364-7766) and Tim Long (423-534-7118).